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  • Phone connectivity restored in most parts of J&K, problems persist in Srinagar: BSNL 18 hours 58 minutes ago

    Phone connectivity has been restored in most parts of Jammu and Kashmir. But problems persist in Srinagar. "The main town of Srinagar is still having problems because main switching machines are under water. Otherwise the situation is normal in the whole valley," said BSNL CMD AN Rai. ...
  • J&K floods: BSNL employees who were trapped for 9 days recount ordeal 2 days ago

    CNN-IBN's Mufti Islah also spoke to some BSNL employees who were trapped at Lal Chowk for nine days. "We switched off everything and tried reaching home when we heard the news of flood. However, the water had already reached till our chest by then," said one of the employees. ...
  • Centre: People in J&K can talk for free in BSNL network 4 days ago

    After rescuing almost 1.3 lakh people, the government is now focusing on restoring communication lines and restoring connectivity in the flood ravaged state of Jammu and Kashmir. The Jammu-Srinagar highway is still closed and will take another four days to reopen. ...
  • It will take three days to restore mobile services: CMD BSNL September 9, 2014

    The big problem that is hampering rescue activities in the Valley is that telecom links have become dysfunctional. The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is trying its best to restore the links quickly, ...
  • J&K: BSNL hopes to restore communication in the valley September 9, 2014

    There are constant landslides in the upper parts of Jammu. With BSNL hoping to restore communication in the valley by night fall, water levels also seem to be receding. ...
  • Telegram: The end of an era. STOP. July 15, 2013

    The era of telegrams or the good old 'taar system' has come to an end with the last ever telegram being sent out on Sunday. While it may not have been used by many people of late, a full stop to the Telegram has rekindled some fond memories among many. ...
  • Watch: People give an emotional farewell to telegram July 15, 2013

    As the 160-year-old BSNL's telegram services finally shut, people recall how they started writing telegrams when they were in their childhood. They still used to write telegrams to their relatives and would wait for it. ...
  • Bangalore: People queue up at post office to send their last telegram July 14, 2013

    Today is the last day for the BSNL's 160-year-old telegram services. With just hours to go before the telegram is officially shut, many post offices saw a last minute rush to send souvenir telegrams as people are gathering to send that last telegram to their kids or themselves just to...
  • Telegram services to shut at 9 pm tonight July 14, 2013

    Today is the last day for the BSNL's 160-year-old telegram services as it will shut at 9 pm tonight. Just hours before the telegram is closed down, people have gathered at the offices to send telegrams to their relatives, friends. ...
  • Lookahead: What's making news today October 11, 2007

    New Delhi: ULFA has called a 12-hour bandh in Upper Assam on Thursday to protest the killing of its activist in Sibsagar district. As many as 3.5 lakh BSNL employees will go on a nation-wide dharna in support of their long-standing demands. Infosys Technologies has announced its second quarter earnings...